How it all began...! Ideas for warehouse logistics.
Ulrich Upmeyer laid the foundations for our company in 1971. Since then, we have enjoyed continuous long-term growth. Our family owned and operated business now employs more than 300 people around the world.
With our automated storage system technology, we have played a decisive role in shaping warehouse logistics for decades. A targeted market focus and our innovative mindset and approach still remain our driving values.
Further development of the corporate design and consolidation of our market position
Focus on mechanical and systems engineering, software and IT, and services
Next generation takes over at the head of the company; realignment of Westfalia
Supply Chain Automation® and Car Park Automation® set new standards
Innovation award for the Aviator® off-floor storage and retrieval machine
Westfalia establishes the Savanna.NET® warehouse logistics software
Expansion drive leads to construction of a modern office complex
Westfalia Technologies, Inc. is established as an independent unit for the US market
Telescopic storage is now included in the product portfolio
Satellite® storage system revolutionises warehouse logistics
Westfalia implements the first fully automated storage system for the Herforder Brauerei brewery
Foundation of Westfalia-WFT-Fördertechnik GmbH & Co. KG at the Uphof in Borgholzhausen